Can someone please help me navigate concerns about the vaccine? Literally all I hear from Fox News zombies saying big pharma and Bill gates are pushing the vax for personal profits only and Covid is not that deadly. What has worked with those in the inner network circle? What hasn’t? My pregnant wife who is nurse received both doses and I think a couple relatives believe the baby is going to be a cyborg.
A year into a promotion without a raise to match. I've tried everything short of going full-Karen on HR. Other than the principle of the matter, I don't want to leave. Has anyone else has success navigating this BS? Is anyone else still hearing Covid as an excuse to raise freezes?
Great vibes with girl after 2nd date, definite potential for more. However, noticed that she adjusted her age by either 1 or 3 years on dating app, and just confronted her about it. She wrote it off due to Covid year, but I find the lack of honesty and real remorse concerning. What would you do?
If Trump is re-elected, healthcare will be gone and covid will stay for 4 more years causing suicides from depression and more deaths! But don’t worry, it’s all fake news and a hoax!
If Trump was right about COVID starting in a Wuhan lab, could... could he be right about other things? He might have actually been a stable genius after all.
Has anyone ever shit their pants at work or on the way to/from work? I’ll go first... Was on my way to my buddy’s place for post-work dranks when I got the sudden urge to poo. Stuck in rush hour traffic I started sweating. Fast food places were not allowing people inside (only drive thru during peak covid) so I drove around looking for bush to shit in. Found a house with no lights on and nice bushes out front and pulled over. (Cont’d in comments)
I have flu like symptoms, but can’t get tested for covid and getting a doc appt seems impossible. Do I basically need to wait until I’m critical or extremely sick to see someone? Any experience here?
If you tested positive for covid 3 weeks ago and feeling better and no more symptoms would you go to the store (masked of course) if you didnt have a test done yet to confirm you're negative?
Has anyone taken an unpaid leave on H1b without leaving the country? I am just really burnt out with work, kids and taking care of my wife who is recovering from a severe case of covid. Would love to not work for a month. She is on H4.
Does anyone know of where to find remote part time work opportunities for older Indian women? My mom was a part-time after school teacher but has not been doing that due to covid (dad is high risk). I’m having her do some online typing lessons to get her to be a faster typer, maybe find her a data entry gig. She does not want to do nanny’ing / babysitting. She’s a great teacher though and she’s trilingual (Telugu, hindi) - anyone know of where to find opportunities?
What activities and hobbies have you picked up during covid-19? I find my typical activities getting more and more mind numbing the longer this drags on and am looking for some suggestions off the beaten path.
Alixpartners fishes - have you started traveling again? Do you foresee your travel requirements reducing post covid
I am currently situated in the US and plan to do a landing in Canada for PR stamping. Any recent experiences going through this? Can I just land, get the stamping and fly back? Or do I need to wait back for negative covid test?
Any updates on the Pakistani Covid-19 vaccine?
Does anyone have any leads on potential jobs in IT, like IT Support or Help Desk in DC? My SO was laid off today due to COVID.
Do firms that still have a billable minimum for bonus give the special/covid bonus contingent on you making your hours?
First there were small groups of humans in caves, then communities formed, then kingdoms, then empires, then countries. Leave aside the impact to globalization due to covid, the future might be contd.
Regarding the politicalization of COVID, this opinion was shares somewhere else and felt compelling enough to discuss…..The right wing political parties are using anti-vax, Covid denialism as an isolating issue to radicalize their base. This does not get them more votes, because these were already their supporters, but it does make them far more entrenched in their views because of the social sunk-cost of alienating them from everyone else. The absurdity and high social and real cost of (Cont.)
What kind of pay can I expect if I switch B4 tax tech to regional or national regular tax after 1 year with CPA? My team does dead end work and I don't see exit opps in my future if I stay. Midwest.
I know this is gonna sound dumb but if I'm reading an article at work while on the bench, or watching a video, is it monitored?
Deloitters; is pension vesting tracked by your start date or a certain time of year? And is an all or nothing vest? I might be leavening barely a month from my 3 year vesting mark.
How do you coach someone with multiple development points? I can list 3-4 broader points but feel that it may be a lot of negative feedback for someone esp. since they have not been receptive ...
How do you get past imposter syndrome? Someone more senior than me is encouraging me to apply to a role that I feel totally unqualified for. I hate my current job, but I’m good at it and am scared to fail the interview for this new position. I feel like if it doesn’t work out I’m letting the people who support me down :(
Anyone heard back from McKinsey Atlanta after interviews last Friday? Was it for a generalist /implementation role?
Anyone have experience with a Base + RSU only offer from AWS? The base very small, with a 2 year “cash sign on” that brings TC back up to a reasonable level. But after 2 years, your RSUs are fully vested, and TC = Base + RSUs. No additional detail is provided on the value of the RSUs… except for a “Target Total Comp”. Thoughts on this setup?
Boutique consulting firm vs Big 4, thinking of making the switch to get more structured support and learning... any thoughts? Attrition is rlly high at my firm and project deadlines have been delayed due to resource issues
after a case interview today i realized one of the points i made in my recommendation contradicted one of my other points. in my follow up email to the interviewer should i address this and correct myself, or just let it go and not bring it up?
I just finished my final interview with a partner this past Wednesday and my recruiter told me I should hear back with feedbacks on Thursday. Today is Friday and I was wondering if I should follow up with my recruiter? I have a pending offer from a different firm and she knows that I don’t have much time. She did expedite my interviews due to this reason but I feel like I’m just rushing her every time. Do you guys think it’s fine to follow up and see what the current status is or wait?PwC
Hi , I am working as an Contractor at Zs Associates from my parent company HCL technologies. As per offer letter my probation period is 12 months and notice period is 3 months.I want to switch to another organization but they need someone who can join early. There is anything I can ask HCL technologies to early release me ? Thanks
My company is looking for Sr. Product Designers with 3+ Years of experience. Anyone who wants to apply as a Product Designer (1+ Years of Experience) is also welcome to apply. Scaler Academy is one of India's top ed-tech company and has been growing exponentially since the past few years. I have been working here myself for almost an year now and I love the company ethics, the design team is full of talented people. Anyone interested in applying may please reach out to me on LinkedIn/Instagram.
Been in consulting for 1.5 year and realized it isn't for me (or at least Accenture and the type of work we do isn't) obviously I know the exit opps will not be as good/limited. Recommendations 🐠
How much do SM make in ATL at PWC, EY, KPMG, Crowe, Deloitte, GT, AP, A&M? Who pays the best?
Anyone stuck at DTW?
With the W&K layoffs ... 1. Recruiters are getting psyched. 2. Freelancers are even more unnerved. 3. Axe will fall on people phoning it in at other shops. What are your other predictions ? People leave ad game altogether?
How close in style are the ISC2 official study guide practice questions to the actual exam? I feel like I’ve read a lot about how the CISSP has a confusing questions structure. But I find the practice questions really easy and I’m scoring >90%. Is this providing a false sense of security?
Anyone else with their eye on the door trying to stall on offers until getting their bonus/raise in September?
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